The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 589 589 545
Rank change year-on-year
0 -44
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 7 4 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.008% 0.071%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.082% 0.047% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 30
Average daily rate £450 £388 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £368 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NServiceBus
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8572 8583 8158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.17% 18.23% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5602 5374 4918
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 300 304
Average hourly rate £19.96 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

NServiceBus Jobs Demand Trend in England

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Trend in England

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NServiceBus across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in England

NServiceBus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +19 3 £363 -9.37% 3
London +6 2 £406 +8.33% 4
West Midlands - 2 £500 -
NServiceBus
UK

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus.

1 20 (74.07%) C#
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) MVC
3 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 14 (51.85%) jQuery
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (40.74%) TDD
7 8 (29.63%) WCF
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
8 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) WinForms
9 6 (22.22%) Integration Testing
9 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (22.22%) HTML5
10 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (18.52%) CSS3
10 5 (18.52%) Castle Windsor
10 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (18.52%) CQRS
10 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) IaaS
3 3 (11.11%) PaaS
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 2 (7.41%) SaaS
5 1 (3.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) Redis
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (7.41%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.81%) Jasmine
2 4 (14.81%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (14.81%) NUnit
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.41%) FxCop
4 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (7.41%) StyleCop
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.70%) Moq
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Azure Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) CRM Developer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Messaging Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) NoSQL Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) jQuery
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (29.63%) WCF
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 7 (25.93%) Entity Framework
5 7 (25.93%) MSMQ
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5
6 6 (22.22%) WinForms
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (18.52%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (18.52%) CSS3
7 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (18.52%) NHibernate
7 5 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
8 4 (14.81%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Derivative
2 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.41%) Hedge funds
3 2 (7.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) TDD
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Integration Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (18.52%) CQRS
5 5 (18.52%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) SOLID
6 4 (14.81%) BDD
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.11%) Microservices
7 3 (11.11%) MVVM
8 2 (7.41%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk